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Ghitta Caiserman

BIRTH YEAR 1923
BIRTH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
DEATH YEAR 2005
DEATH PLACE Montreal, Quebec
MEDIUM Etching and aquatint on paper
DATE 1987
DIMENSIONS 76.2cm x 56.5cm
ACCESSION NUMBER 2016.01.29
CREDIT LINE Collection of the Ottawa Art Gallery: gift of Kathe Roth, 2016.
CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION
An abstract representation of five separate packages of varying sizes set in a black background. The background is rectangular with irregular edges. The largest package occupies the upper right quadrant of the print and is black and white, with the exception of a small blue circle in the upper righthand corner. There is the shape of a string tied in a bow on the left side of the package. The second most prominent package is set in the lower left corner of the print and has a checkered pattern in black with white and yellow. The shape of a string tied in a bow is on the right side, in light brown. A third package, in black and white is in the upper left quadrant. Two smaller black and white packages are located in the lower right area of the print, below the largest package.

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